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Pre-Award/Proposal Services

Our office will support faculty as they apply for external research funding.

Our services include:

  • Providing assistance in identifying funding opportunities.
  • Review of RFPs in order to assist with proposal development process.
  • Help with identifying potential partners.
  • Assistance with budget development including preparing the budget, drafting the budget justification, and providing guidance on compliance with university, state and federal regulations. Our office can provide information on salaries, benefits, health insurance, tuition rates, travel estimates, and more.
  • Assistance with preparing sponsor required documents.
  • Coordinating with partner organizations to obtain required subrecipient proposal documents.
  • Proposal formatting as needed.
  • Assistance with letters of support/commitment for NC State and partner organization officials.
  • Electronic submission through PINS, Grants.gov, NSF FastLane, etc.
  • Providing new faculty research orientation.